sense if you look at the route from hopkinton, massachusetts, 26 miles to boston it's a metaphor for our country. it's completely open. it's accessible to everyone. you know we're also an international city. we're a still small proudly prove ven call. because of universities, the health community, the start-up companies. there are people from all over the world here. there are never more people from all over the world than on marathon day, patriots day. if you go down to the finish line as yesterday, they always line boylston basically from the pru down to the public library and it's lined with the flags of the various countries in the world. it looks like the united nationses in new york city with the flags. istles struck by the first responders and those first responders included firefighters, cops, emts, paramedics and ordinary people.